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What's Coming to Netflix in May: Bring It On, Finally

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It's been a long, long road, but after much deliberation between the powers that be at Netflix — likely done via vigorous claps, cutesy rhymes, and plenty of jazz hands — the seminal 2000 film Bring It On is finally coming to the streaming service.

Also new this month: a black-and-white, pin-curled Reese Witherspoon in Pleasantville, a very aloof, naked Gwyneth Paltrow in the 1998 modernization of Great Expectations, and 16-year-old Molly Ringwald in Sixteen Candles. Scroll down for the full list of all the new titles coming up this month.

Watch It First

Bring It On

The only good sports movie ever (Kidding!! Or are we?!?!) is finally coming to Netflix. Relive the rivalry between the Toros and the Clovers (and your childhood desire to become a competitive cheerleader) when it arrives on the streaming site on May 1st.

Great Expectations

Who better than '90s Gwyneth Paltrow to play the modernized version of Estella, the beautiful but heartbreakingly cold love interest in Dickens' Great Expectations? Bonus: '90s Ethan Hawke and '90s Robert De Niro are also in this movie, which naturally includes some very '90s fashion.

Sixteen Candles

Following a 2000's classic and a '90s classic, here's an '80s classic that involves one of the most romantic kisses in movie history. Plus, the Cusacks — both John and the vastly superior Joan — are in it.

The Full List

May 1:

A Study in Sherlock (2016)
Admiral (2015)
Ava's Possessions (2015)
Bring It On (2000)
Bring It On: All or Nothing (2006)
Easy Living (Seasons 1-3)
El Crítico (2013)
FernGully 2: The Magical Rescue (1998)
Finger of God (2007)
Gary Gulman: It's About Time (2016)
Great Expectations (1998)
I Am Road Comic (2014)
Jesus Town, USA (2014)
Just Friends (2005)
Kevin Hart Presents Keith Robinson: Back of The Bus Funny (2015)
Kevin Hart Presents Lil Rel: RELevent (2015)
Kevin Hart Presents: Plastic Cup Boyz (2015)
LoliRock (Season 1)
My Last Day Without You (2011)
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Off the Map (2013)
Palm Trees in the Snow (2015)
Pleasantville (1998)
Shark Lake (2015)
She's Beautiful When She's Angry (2014)
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Sugar Coated (2015)
Terra (2015)
Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)
To Catch a Thief (1955)
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream (2007)
Who's Driving Doug (2016)

May 2:

The Replacements (2000)

May 3:

Submerged (2015)

May 4:

The Keeping Room (2015)
Shanghai Knights (2003)

May 5:

Fourth Man Out (2015)
Marseille (Season 1)

May 6:

Ali Wong: Baby Cobra
Baby Daddy (Season 5)
Grace and Frankie (Season 2) 
Young & Hungry (Season 3)

May 8:

The Chosen Ones (2015)

May 9:

A Stand Up Guy (2015)

May 10:

Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)

May 11:

Goosebumps (2015)
They Look Like People (2015)

May 12:

Bleeding Heart (2015)

May 15:

We Are Still Here (2015)
Yo Soy la Salsa (2014)

May 17:

American Dad! (Season 10)
Kindergarten Cop 2 (2016)
Slasher (Season 1)

May 18:

A Girl Like Her (2015)

May 19:

Benders (Season 1)

May 20:

Lady Dynamite (Season 1)

May 22:

David and Goliath (2015)
The Letters (2014)
The Ouija Experiment 2: Theatre of Death (2015)

May 23:

Electricity (2014)

May 24:

Graceland (Season 3)
The Last Man on the Moon (2016)

May 27:

Bloodline (Season 2) 
Chef's Table (Season 2, Part 1) 
The Do-Over (2016) 
Mako Mermaids (Season 4)

May 28:

Hell on Wheels (Season 5)